Attend an Event

Thousands of people are holding events across Canada to raise awareness about the AIDS pandemic and raise funds for the Stephen Lewis Foundation, which supports community-based oroganizations that are turning the tide of HIV and AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa.  

There might be an event happening in your community!  Check out the calendar below to find a local craft sale, participate in a walkathon, attend a concert, or hear Stephen Lewis speak.

To find an event hosted by a grandmothers group, please visit the calendar on the Grandmothers Campaign website.

If you are organizing an event, click here to register it with us, so we can support you by posting it to the calendar and sending you materials.

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SLF Film Launch: Toronto Premiere

Bloor Hot Docs Cinema, 506 Bloor St W

Toronto, ON

Date: November 27, 2014 6:30 pm to October 27, 2014 8:30 pm

  • Doors at 6:30 pm, Screening at 7:00 pm. The film will be followed at 7:45 pm by a panel discussion moderated by CBC Radio One's Anna Maria Tremoti, and featuring Stephen Lewis, Joy Phumaphi and Justine Ojambo.
  • Tickets are available at Contact Alexis MacDonald, Director of External Relations at for more information.

Grand River Grannies O Holy Night with Tenor Michael Toby

St. Andrew's United Church, 95 Darling St, Brantford

Brantford, Ontario

Date: November 29, 2014 7pm

The Grand River Grannies present: a Christmas concert exploring the true meaning of Christmas featuring tenor Micheal Toby.  Tickets are being sold for $20 and can be obtained by calling Jennifer de Alwis at 519-756-4122 or by email at

Togogo Grannies Have a Heart, Support Our Art

Bloor Street United Church, 300 Bloor St West

Toronto, Ontario

Date: November 29, 2014 2:00 pm

Bloor Street Quilters and the Togogo Grannies present "Have a Heart, Support Our Art".  Unique handcrafted gifts and grannies baked goodies will be sold at this wonderful event! For more information please contact Theodora Nandy at

SLF Film Launch: Calgary Premiere

Theatre Junction Grand, 608 1st St SW

Calgary, AB

Date: December 02, 2014 6:30 pm

G4G Regina Social Media: Not as Scary as You Think!

Saskatchewan Polytechnic (formerly known as SIAST), 3rd floor Lecture Hall

Regina, Saskatchewan

Date: December 05, 2014 8:30 am

Grandmothers 4 Grandmothers Regina
Invites you to attend
SOCIAL MEDIA: Not as Scary as You Think!
A half-day seminar on the benefits and basics of social media for seniors.  Facilitator Jamie Olson of Olson Information Design.
Friday, December 5, 2014
Check-in and continental breakfast 8:30 am
Seminar 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
Saskatchewan Polytechnic (formerly known as SIAST), 3rd floor Lecture Hall
Fee: $10 per person (includes materials and continental breakfast during check-in)
To register, contact:
Deadline for registration
November 26, 2014
What’s on the Agenda?
? Using Facebook to stay connected to the local, national, and global community
? Keeping in touch with family and friends
? Setting up a Facebook account, creating your profile, and uploading photos
? The Facebook Wall and its purpose
? Messaging through Facebook
? Safety and privacy on Facebook
? Useful Apps, and more!


Press Release: Report of the African Grandmothers Tribunal released for World AIDS Day November 29, 2013


Overduin: Standing with the grandmothers September 18, 2013

Mia Overduin, Ottawa Citizen

Upcoming Events

SLF Film Launch: Toronto Premiere November 27, 2014

Toronto, ON

Togogo Grannies Have a Heart, Support Our Art November 29, 2014

Toronto, Ontario